An interview with mohhasbias

Read about our TCO17 Finalists.
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How has Topcoder changed your life?

Flexibility.
Options.
No string attached.

Do you have a favorite Topcoder customer or project? If so, which customer or project?

My favorite projects are web technology related projects.

What is the funniest thing that has happened to you within the Topcoder community?

Learn new technology under a week.

Tell us about an achievement that you are most proud of.

Learned MEAN stack for a week and got 4th place.

Best music album to code to?

No music. Just code.

Who is your favorite copilot and why (and you can't pick yourself!)?

lunarkid and fajar.mln

Both helped me enter the Topcoder community.

How did you get into programming?

My first program was in my first semester of college.

Which IDE do you use and why?

Visual studio code.

I'm trying to use webstorm but can't work it out yet so I use visual studio code after trying sublime text, bracket, and atom.

What books do you recommend?

Learn You a Haskell for Great Good!: A Beginner's Guide by Miran Livopaca

Tabs or spaces?

spaces

We asked the Finalists to use emojis in response to the following questions.

How do you feel about the TCO17 Finals?

😍

How do you feel when you win a Topcoder challenge?

😱

What is your spirit animal?

🐱

What's the weather like at your house right now?

🔆

What are your hobbies?

🏓

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